Dear Pennsylvania Library Association Members:
Please join us in congratulating the following libraries who received the 2019 Best Practices Award for youth services!*
Display & Design: Erie County Public Library - Blasco Memorial Library
High School: Martin Library
Infant/Toddler: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Lawrenceville
STEM: Wernersville Public Library
School Age: Kaltreider-Benfer Library
Preschool: Centre County Library and Historical Museum Library
Middle School: Radnor Memorial Library
Family/Multi-generational: York County Libraries
Humanities in Action: York County Libraries
*For full details--Program name, librarian(s) name(s), and honorable mentions--click link above or go here.
One of these libraries will be awarded the David J. Roberts EXCEL Library Service Award. To find out who, join us at the Carolyne L. Smith Best Practices Awards Program on Monday, October 14 as part of our Annual Conference in Erie. Awards will be presented and honorable mentions recognized during the program on Monday, from 9am to 11:45am. Registration for the conference is now open. We hope to see you there for this special celebration!
We want to give a big thank you to the Best Practices Committee of the Youth Services Division of the Pennsylvania Library Association:
George Matthew, Chair
Elaine Volpe, Catherine Stewart, Heather Weleski, Ann Duffy, and Jennifer Roberts
for all of their time, review, and thorough deliberation to select the winners and honorable mentions! For more information about the award, please go to our website!